A 19-year-old from Bululeng, Indonesia, will be going to prison for the third time after being found guilty of theft
The unemployed teenager admitted that he was relieved to be jailed because it meant not having to worry about finding the money to feed himself
"I'm happy because I can get rice," he told reporters outside the Buleleng Police Headquarters on Tuesday, 24 January.
On his motives for the thefts, Kama simply admitted that "smartphones have good cameras for taking selfies"
Police revealed that the 19-year-old was a proficient thief who was skilled at casing homes to steal from.
"In front of the media, he claimed the cellphones to have been stolen for selfies. In fact, they had been sold at HP counters in Busungbiu," said Police Chief Commissioner I Made Agus Dwi Wirawan, according to Tribun Bali.